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3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 3.00 (8,460 ratings) (rate this audio book) Author: Salman Rushdie Narrator: Firdous Bamji Publisher: Recorded Books, LLC Format: Unabridged Audiobook Delivery: Instant Download Audio Length: Release Date:
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Salman Rushdie is one of the World’s most revered literary masters, with a Booker Prize and two Whitbread Awards among his accolades. His unique brand of magic realism is particularly effective in The Enchantress of Florence, the story of a European traveler and the extraordinary tale he shares with 16th-century Mughal emperor Akbar the Great. The traveler claims to be the son of a Mughal princess forgotten by time. If his tale is true, what happened to the princess? Download and start listening now!


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  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 by Susan Tanner | 2/11/2014

    " Good story, well written. I listened to the audio book and the "performance" could have been better "

  • 1 out of 51 out of 51 out of 51 out of 51 out of 5 by Emmy | 2/10/2014

    " This was the first Salman Rushdie book I've read and although I've heard Midnight's Children was on of his best works, I may find it hard to pick up another one of his books. This was an extremely tedious read. I felt like it was all over the place and jumped from one plot and scene to another without much explanation. I also thought he tried to hard to make it sound like poetry which just made it a difficult read. "

  • 2 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 5 by Rachael McDiarmid | 2/6/2014

    " This was the first book I've read of Salman Rushdie, and I'm sorry to say, it's likely to be my last. I couldn't follow the story, didn't really keep up with the characters, I was lost in different time periods. If he had family trees or other things in the book I may have kept up to date, but he kept losing me. So much for being enchanted! I just didn't get into the story or his writing style. Absolutely forgettable and a massive disappointment. "

  • 2 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 5 by Lily C | 2/3/2014

    " I listened to this as a talking book. I would probably not finished it if I had read it. I found the names long and confusing which made it difficult to follow at times. The reader was quite flat. The twist at the end was quite good. "

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